In the case of Russell Brand, the tense moment came at the Borgata in Atlantic City on Saturday night, when one audience member thought it would be funny to keep shouting out the name of Brand’s ex-wife, Katy Perry.
After the man shouted out “God save the queen!” during a bit about the royal family, Brand lost it, and went on the attack, yelling to the crew, “I want to see what this person looks like, turn the lights on for me because I really want to achieve some sort of confirmation. Let’s have a look…Come here, let’s see you.”
While the heckler tried to hide, surrounding audience members immediately pointed him out,which let to an onslaught of hysterical insults from Brand, including my favorites:
Check out the full video below, and remember this the next time you think heckling might be a good idea at a comedy show…